Proximity searching has arrived!

We are pleased to announce the launch of proximity operators for searching in Relecura. In a traditional sense, a proximity operator based search would mean searching for keywords that appear within a certain distance from each other. The search strategies may sometimes require multiple combinations of the keywords using several Boolean and Proximity operators. This can often render the query complex.

[Infographic] University patent transaction trends for 2013

In this infographic, we have analyzed the university patent transactions and their overall impact. We have outlined some interesting trends such as top transacted technologies, university rankings, and filing trends over the years. In addition, data points from...

Anand’s tribute to Relecura

Anand's work on a Rubik cube mosaic and most of all his passion for Relecura left us spellbound. Here's a look at what he did that left everyone in the office amazed.

[Infographic] Patents in the smart grid related technologies

Energy leakage has been one of the major concerns in power transmission, and Grids are believed to be the culprits. However, with the latest innovations in this area, things have started to improve. Several organizations are actively involved in developing...

Relecura Mobile App – Simple, quick and yet comprehensive

Imagine you are in a cab, on your way to a meeting. You have done your research on the topic to be discussed. However, it strikes you at the last minute that you should study the patent portfolio of the client you are meeting. Using the Relecura mobile app...

[Infographic] State of Indian Patents

The Indian Patent Office is battling with problems of staff shortage and implementing better examination guidelines. With Over 43k patent applications filed in 2012-13, the number of patent applications has gradually increased. However, the number of...

Relecura goes mobile

We are excited to release the mobile version of Relecura today. We believe this release to be a small step towards better supporting our customers and a broader IP community. Mobile devices are becoming an integral part of everyone’s life and a...

Insights from patent transaction data

Billy Beane, Managing Director for the baseball team ‘Oakland Athletics’ is largely credited for combining his baseball expertise with data analytics, to great success. He...

Lost in citations?

A patent has few or many backward citations, either cited by the applicant or the patent examiner. As forward citations emerge over a period of...